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Genus Phyllodrepa

Small staph - Phyllodrepa humerosa Small staph - Phyllodrepa humerosa Omalinine - Phyllodrepa punctiventris tiny one - Phyllodrepa humerosa ocellate 3 - Phyllodrepa humerosa Rove Beetle - Phyllodrepa humerosa Rove Beetle - Phyllodrepa punctiventris Acidota subcarinata? - Phyllodrepa punctiventris
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Omaliinae (Ocellate Rove Beetles)
Tribe Omaliini
Genus Phyllodrepa
Explanation of Names
Phyllodrepa Thomson 1859
Numbers
11 described + several undescribed spp. in our area; 20 more in the Palaearctic(1)
Range
Holarctic; across NA (but more diverse in the west)(1)
Habitat
flowers, litter, bird/mammal nests and middens(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.